Sue Brown, MD
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
Dr. Sue A. Brown is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Virginia in the Division of Endocrinology and is an integral member of the multidisciplinary group at the Center for Diabetes Technology. Dr. Brown is active as a principal investigator of clinical trials related to automated insulin delivery (Artificial Pancreas or AP) technology funded primarily by the NIH and conducted within the Center for Diabetes Technology. Dr. Brown has been the sponsor of Investigational Device Exemptions (IDEs) for multiple AP trials approved by the FDA. Dr. Brown served as clinical study chair of a multicenter clinical trial (7 sites) that represents the pivotal trial of an AP technology. Dr. Brown has also directed studies investigating additional inputs to glucose variability such as exercise and the menstrual cycle. Dr. Brown is the co-PI on an NIH grant investigating glucagon alterations in relatives of individuals with Type 1 Diabetes. In addition to research, Dr. Brown is an active endocrinologist with an academic clinical practice and serves as one of the core teaching faculty in endocrinology. Dr. Brown’s efforts are directed at creating novel treatment options for people with diabetes, particularly Type 1 diabetes.